Cedarwood Oil as Complementary Treatment in Refractory Acne

Lauren A. Hassoun, Jennifer N. Ornelas, Raja K Sivamani

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Abstract

Acne vulgaris is a widely prevalent chronic skin disease. Although multiple treatments are available, acne can sometimes be refractory to these treatments. The use of alternative medical therapies has increased within dermatology and for acne. This case report describes a patient in whom the addition of cedarwood oil was helpful in controlling acne.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)252-253
Number of pages2
JournalJournal of Alternative and Complementary Medicine
Volume22
Issue number3
DOIs
StatePublished - Mar 1 2016

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Acne Vulgaris
Therapeutics
Complementary Therapies
Dermatology
Skin Diseases
Chronic Disease
cedarwood oil

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  • Complementary and alternative medicine

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Cedarwood Oil as Complementary Treatment in Refractory Acne. / Hassoun, Lauren A.; Ornelas, Jennifer N.; Sivamani, Raja K.

In: Journal of Alternative and Complementary Medicine, Vol. 22, No. 3, 01.03.2016, p. 252-253.

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Hassoun, Lauren A. ; Ornelas, Jennifer N. ; Sivamani, Raja K. / Cedarwood Oil as Complementary Treatment in Refractory Acne. In: Journal of Alternative and Complementary Medicine. 2016 ; Vol. 22, No. 3. pp. 252-253.
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